NPA concerned about the timing of charges laid against Downer

Tebogo Msimanga | The National Prosecuting Authority(NPA) says it has noted with concern the charges laid against Advocate Billy Downer at the Pietermaritzburg Police Station on Thursday by the Jacob Zuma Foundation. The former president is accusing Downer of leaking his medical records to the media. NPA spokesperson Advocate Mthunzi Mhaga said they understand these […]

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Premier Makhura challenged to fire MEC Maile

Just News | Democratic Alliance (DA) Gauteng Leader Solly Msimanga on Wednesday wrote an open letter to Gauteng Premier David Makhura. Msimanga said a week has passed since the Constitutional Court ruled that Gauteng Cooperative Governance  MEC Lebogang Maile breached the law and acted unlawfully. The Constitutional Court ruled in DA’s favour and affirmed that […]

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ActionSA to Picket Outside Tshwane House

Just News | ActionSA’s Mayoral Candidates for Tshwane, Johannesburg and Ekurhuleni, Abel Tau, Herman Mashaba and Tlhogi Moseki, respectively, will stage a picket on Tuesday outside of Tshwane House to fight for residents’ right to have access to an effective, reliable and fit for purpose public service that insources frontline staff where they are needed […]

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Constitutional Court rules in DA’s favour, declares the ANC power grab in Tshwane unlawful

Tebogo Msimanga | The Democratic Alliance (DA) welcomed the dismissal of Gauteng Cooperative Governance MEC Lebogang Maile’s appeal and the long-awaited Constitutional Court judgment on placing the City of Tshwane under administration. The Constitutional Court ruled in DA’s favour and affirmed that the ANC power grab in Tshwane was unlawful DA Tshwane Mayoral Candidate Randall […]

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Mashaba: ANC To Anoint New Mayor To Fund Election Campaign

Tebogo Msimanga | ActionSA President Herman Mashaba says today the criminal enterprise masquerading as a political party, the ANC, intends on electing a new Mayor in the City of Joburg at an extraordinary meeting of Council. “This is when the legislated Council term has all but ended.” Former Joburg Mayor Jolidee Matongo passed away in […]

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“Criminal Syndicate ANC of today must be voted out”

Tebogo Msimanga | The criminal syndicate that is the ANC of today must be voted out in this election.This is according to Democratic Alliance (DA) Shadow Minister of Health Siviwe Gwarube She said the Special Investigative Unit (SIU) report into Digital Vibes shows the depth of corruption in the governing party – present in all […]

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President Ramaphosa mourns tragic death of Mayor Matongo

Tebogo Msimanga | President Cyril Ramaphosa is deeply saddened by the tragic death of City of Johannesburg Executive Mayor Jolidee Matongo. Mayor Matongo (46) passed away in a car accident on Saturday, 18 September 2021. The incident occurred after Matongo had participated in a local government voter registration drive in  Soweto, alongside the President. Mayor […]

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COSAS demands special vote for matric learners

Tebogo Msimanga | The Congress of South African Students (COSAS) says it noted the announcement made by the Department of Basic Education (DBE) in which the matric examinations timetable has been amended to accommodate the 2021 Local Government Elections (LGE). The exams will now start on 27October 2021 and not 1st November 2021 as initially […]

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